In this photo taken Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, a person smoking a Marlboro cigarette, a Phillip Morris product, is shown in Hialeah, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Oregon increases legal tobacco age to 21

The law takes effect at the start of 2018. Oregon is one of five states to boost the age to 21, joining California, Hawaii, Maine and New Je…

11-month-old dies in Monmouth house fire

Two adults, Benjamin Spencer and Natiacia Abbe and two of their children had evacuated the house but their 11-month-old son was still inside…

Martin powers Mariners past A’s in 10

Leonys Martin homered in the top of the 10th inning as the Seattle Mariners rallied from a four-run deficit to defeat the Oakland Athletics …